Page Definition

Define what is Page?

1. Page (noun)

one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains.

    Hypernyms

    folio, leaf noun
    a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book).

    Hyponyms

    full page noun
    something that covers an entire page.

    half page noun
    something that covers (the top or bottom) half of a page.

    recto noun
    right-hand page.

    verso noun
    left-hand page.

    title page noun
    a page of a book displaying the title and author and publisher.

    bastard title, half title noun
    a first page of some books displaying only the title of the book.

    sports page noun
    any page in the sports section of a newspaper.

    facing pages, spread head, spreadhead, spread noun
    two facing pages of a book or other publication.

    foldout, gatefold noun
    an oversize page that is folded in to a book or magazine.

    2. Page (verb)

    contact, as with a pager or by calling somebody's name over a P.A. system.

      Hypernyms

      summon verb
      ask to come.

      3. Sir Frederick Handley Page, Page (noun)

      English industrialist who pioneered in the design and manufacture of aircraft (1885-1962).

        4. Page (verb)

        work as a page.

        • He is paging in Congress this summer.
        Hypernyms

        work verb
        exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity.

        5. Thomas Nelson Page, Page (noun)

        United States diplomat and writer about the Old South (1853-1922).

          6. paginate, Page, foliate (verb)

          number the pages of a book or manuscript.

            Synonyms: paginate, foliate
            Hypernyms

            number verb
            give numbers to.

            7. pageboy, Page (noun)

            a boy who is employed to run errands.

              Synonyms: pageboy
              Hypernyms

              errand boy, messenger boy noun
              a boy who earns money by running errands.

              8. Page (noun)

              a youthful attendant at official functions or ceremonies such as legislative functions and weddings.

                Hypernyms

                attendant, attender, tender noun
                someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another.

                9. varlet, Page (noun)

                in medieval times a youth acting as a knight's attendant as the first stage in training for knighthood.

                  Synonyms: varlet
                  Hypernyms

                  attendant, attender, tender noun
                  someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another.

                  Nearby Terms

                  page number (noun)
                  the system of numbering pages

                  page printer (noun)
                  a printer that prints one page at a time

                  page-at-a-time printer (noun)
                  a printer that prints one page at a time

                  pageant (noun)
                  an elaborate representation of scenes from history etc; usually involves a parade with rich costumes

                  pageantry (noun)
                  a rich and spectacular ceremony

                  pageboy (noun)
                  a boy who is employed to run errands

                  Pagellus (noun)
                  sea breams

                  Pagellus centrodontus (noun)
                  food fish of European coastal waters

                  pager (noun)
                  an electronic device that generates a series of beeps when the person carrying it is being paged

                  Paget (noun)
                  English pathologist who discovered the cause of trichinosis (1814-1899)

                  Paget's disease (noun)
                  a disease of bone occurring in the middle aged and elderly; excessive bone destruction sometimes leading to bone pain and fractures and skeletal deformities

                  paginate (verb)
                  number the pages of a book or manuscript

                  pagination (noun)
                  the system of numbering pages

                  paging (noun)
                  calling out the name of a person (especially by a loudspeaker system)

                  Pago Pago (noun)
                  a port in American Samoa